Mert Erogul, MD is a physician with over twenty-five years of patient care experience. He is director of metabolic health in the division of bariatric surgery at Maimonides Medical Hospital in Brooklyn, New York.
Dr. Erogul graduated from the University of Michigan School of Medicine in 1997 and did his residency in emergency medicine at Brown University / Rhode Island Hospital. He is board certified in emergency medicine and obesity medicine and has taught medical students and residents at SUNY Downstate School of Medicine in Brooklyn for 15 years where he is an assistant professor. Dr. Erogul is deeply knowledgable about metabolic health and geroscience (the science of aging and its treatment) and excited about the profound possibilities in these fields. He lives with his wife and two children in Brooklyn NY. He has published in scientific journals as well as in the popular press such as the New York Times, The Guardian and others.